04:13 PM
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DEBT

Panama ponders on accepting oil or gas from Venezuela to settle accounts

For Panamanian vice-president and foreign minister, "all the options are on the table"

03:29 PM
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FOREIGN AFFAIRS

Spain requests Venezuela to extradite ETA member

De Juana Chaos was found last March in a liquor store in (...)
The speaker judge requested the extradition of the ETA member after finding his whereabouts in Venezuela
03:17 PM
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DIPLOMACY

Venezuelan VP Arreaza meets on Friday with Caricom leaders

Executive Vice-president Arreaza landed on Thursday in Barbados (...)
Sources close to the organization of the summit of the Caribbean Community (Caricom) had noted on Thursday that President Maduro's visit was scheduled, and that he was expected to address the heads of State and government of Caricom
02:55 PM
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OIL

Venezuelan oil loses USD 0.11, ends at USD 54.78

Crude oil prices continued downwards this week (File photo)
Reports about the progress of nuclear negotiations between Iran and western nations, plus uncertainties regarding the economic situation in Greece added up to the drop in the price of oil this week, according to the Venezuelan Ministry of Petroleum and Mining
12:49 PM
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OIL

Iranian commissioner visits Orinoco Oil Belt

Oil production is expected to raise (AP)
Venezuela and China amend borrowing facility paid with crude oil
12:01 PM
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HEAVY RAINS

Apure state governor reports on 9,000 families hit by floods

Few objects and household appliances have been saved from the rain (...)
Multiple areas in Guasdualito are flooded
10:40 AM
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FLOODING

Heavy rains cause floods in Apure state, southwest Venezuela

Indigenous populations settled in the area are in urgent need of (...)
El Amparo and Guasdualito parishes in southwestern Apure state are in state of emergency, with more than 10,000 families hit by floods, informed the mayor of the Páez municipality, Lumay Baerreto, who was suspended from her position pursuant to an order issued by the Supreme Tribunal of Justice (TSJ). She explained that the Sarare, Apure, and Arauca (...)
10:22 AM
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HUMAN RIGHTS

OAS representative in Venezuela receives human rights complaints

Dissenters marched to the headquarters of OAS in Caracas (Handout (...)
The delegation of dissenters also complained about the disqualifications to hold public office imposed on some opposition leaders
09:48 AM
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ELECTION

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He will meet with CNE president

OAS secretary to visit Venezuela this month

OAS Secretary General Luis Almagro highlighted the importance of (...)
Secretary General of the Organization of American States (OAS), Luis Almagro, said that he expected the vote to elect congress deputies to be conducted in peace